dismembered bodies

'El Angel', a bronze sculpture of Nike, goddess of Victory, is covered with 24k gold atop the Indpendence monument (a Mexican icon) in Mexico City.  (credit: Don Klumpp/GettyImages)

17 Mutilated Bodies Found In Central Mexico

Mexican officials say the dismembered bodies of 17 slain men have been found on a farm in central Mexico, in an area disputed by violent drug cartels.